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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The Orange Show Center for Visionary Art produces an ongoing series of exhibitions, concerts, films, and other performance art as well as classes & workshops, taking place at various locations both within the organization's properties and across Houston.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Mar 29 | 6-10pm

The Happening XVIII

Performance

The Orange Show's monthly experimental performance art & open mic showcase

Colorful Mosaic Tiles

Apr 6 | 9am-12pm

Mosaics for Beginners

Class

An introductory class designed to teach the basic skills necessary to create mosaic art

Moon Stages

Apr 8 | 7-8:30pm

New Moon YeauxGa

Class / Community

A monthly donation-based Yoga, Meditation, and Sound Bath to welcome the New Moon

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Apr 13 | 12-5pm

The VIPit Party & Benefit

Fundraiser

Our largest fundraiser for Art Car Weekend, the VIPit is the best place to experience art car magic

Colorful Mosaic Tiles

Apr 20 | 9am-12pm

Mosaics for Beginners

Class

An introductory class designed to teach the basic skills necessary to create mosaic art

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Apr 27 | 2-5pm

Level I MIG Welding

Class

An introductory class designed to teach the basics of MIG welding techniques

Colorful Mosaic Tiles

May 4 | 9am-12pm

Mosaics for Beginners

Class

An introductory class designed to teach the basic skills necessary to create mosaic art

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May 5 | 1-5pm

Smither Park Sundays

Performance / Festival

Head to Smither Park for live music, local artisan vendors, crafts, kids activities, and more. Free!

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May 18 | 10am-1pm

Level I MIG Welding

Class

An introductory class designed to teach the basics of MIG welding techniques

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May 26 | 9am-12pm

Beer Can House Meetup

Workshop & Volunteer Opportunity

Meet at the Beer Can House one morning a month for Conservation & Crafts! Free to join!

Easter

Mar 30 | 10am-12pm

Easter Orange Hunt

Community Event

Our annual Easter egg & ORANGE hunt at Smither Park, designed for kids age 12 and under

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Apr 6 | 10am-2pm

OS Conservation Corps

Workshop / Volunteer Opportunity

Help us bring new life to the world famous Orange Show Monument! Free to participate!

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Apr 11 | 6-10pm

Art Car Sneak Peek

Free Community Event

An incredible first-look at this year's parade entries inside beautfiful Discovery Green!

Apr 13 | 2pm

Houston Art Car Parade

Parade / Festival

Presented by Team Gillman! Witness over 250 mobile masterpieces roll through Downtown!

Apr 26 | 6-10pm

The Happening XIX

Performance

The Orange Show's monthly experimental performance art & open mic showcase

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Apr 28 | 9am-12pm

Beer Can House Meetup

Workshop & Volunteer Opportunity

Meet at the Beer Can House one morning a month for Conservation & Crafts! Free to join!

Orange Show Conservation Corps (Biggest Challenge is Maintaining the Site in a Safe, but O

May 4 | 10am-2pm

OS Conservation Corps

Workshop / Volunteer Opportunity

Help us bring new life to the world famous Orange Show Monument! Free to participate!

Moon Stages

May 7 | 7-8:30pm

New Moon YeauxGa

Class / Community

A monthly donation-based Yoga, Meditation, and Sound Bath to welcome the New Moon

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May 18 | 2-5pm

Level II MIG Welding

Class

An intermediate class designed to continue teaching more advanced MIG welding techniques

May 31 | 6-10pm

The Happening XX

Performance

The Orange Show's monthly experimental performance art & open mic showcase

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Mar 30 | 10am-6pm

Old, Weird Houston

Festival

An alternative history fair showcasing the hidden histories that have made Houston what is it today

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Apr 7 | 1-5pm

Smither Park Sundays

Performance / Festival

Head to Smither Park for live music, local artisan vendors, crafts, kids activities, and more. Free!

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Apr 12 | 6-11pm

The Legendary Art Car Ball

Festival / Performance

The wildest party of the year returns! Live music, performance art, costumes, and art cars!

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Apr 14 | 11am-2pm

Art Car Awards Ceremony

Special Event

Join along in the excitement as over $15,000 in prize money is awarded to this year's winners

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Apr 27 | 10am-1pm

Level I MIG Welding

Class

An introductory class designed to teach the basics of MIG welding techniques

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Apr 28 | 10am-1pm

Intro to Custom LEDs

Class

An introduction to assembly techniques for creating a custom remote controlled RGB LED 

Colorful Mosaic Tiles

May 4 | 1-4pm

Mosaics for Beginners

Class

An introductory class designed to teach the basic skills necessary to create mosaic art

Colorful Mosaic Tiles

May 18 | 9am-12pm

Mosaics for Beginners

Class

An introductory class designed to teach the basic skills necessary to create mosaic art

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May 19 | 10am-1pm

Intro to Custom LEDs

Class

An introduction to assembly techniques for creating a custom remote controlled RGB LED 

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June 8 | 7-10pm

Quintron & Miss Pussycat

Performance

Experience the genre-defying duo that incorporates beats and puppets!

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